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Correction: Degradation of small leucine-rich repeat proteoglycans by matrix metalloprotease 13 - identification of a new biglycan cleavage site

Jordi Monfort12, Ginette Tardif1, Pascal Reboul1, François Mineau1, Peter Roughley3, Jean-Pierre Pelletier1 and Johanne Martel-Pelletier1*

Author affiliations

1 Osteoarthritis Research Unit, University of Montreal Hospital Centre, Notre- Dame Hospital, 1560 Sherbrooke Street East, Montreal, Quebec H2L 4M1, Canada

2 Department of Rheumatology, Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona, Hospital del Mar, Passeig Marítim de la Barceloneta, 25, 08005 Barcelona, Spain

3 Genetics Unit, Shriner's Hospital for Children, 1529 Cedar Avenue, Montreal, Quebec H3G 1A6, Canada

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Citation and License

Arthritis Research & Therapy 2013, 15:401  doi:10.1186/ar4183

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Published:5 March 2013

© 2013 BioMed Central Ltd


After publication of our recent article [1], we noticed that the affiliation details provided for Dr Jordi Monfort were incomplete. This work was performed as part of the Doctorate in Medicine at the Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona. The author affiliations are now correct, as above.


  1. Monfort J, Tardif G, Reboul P, Mineau F, Roughley P, Pelletier JP, Martel-Pelletier J: Degradation of small leucine-rich repeat proteoglycans by matrix metalloprotease-13: identification of a new biglycan cleavage site.

    Arthritis Res Ther 2012, 8:R26. PubMed Abstract | Publisher Full Text | PubMed Central Full Text OpenURL